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16 Great Trails

16 Great Trails

The Ozarks are a wonderland of trails, both hidden and super-accessible. All you have to do is get out there and enjoy them.

Heroin Hits Home

Heroin Hits Home

Heroin use in Springfield has moved from being an almost nonexistent problem to a full-blown epidemic. We explore how this happened and take a look at the current battle in the Missouri Legislature.

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Trip to the Chef's Table

Trip to the Chef's Table

We experience a view of the White River while teasing our taste buds with Chef Ryan Van Winkle’s creative Chocolate Tasting Menu at The Chef’s Table at Dawt Mill.

Drink of the Month: Springtime Spritz

Drink of the Month: Springtime Spritz

Sip the Drink of the Month at Farmers Gastropub.

A Glass Half Full

A Glass Half Full

A new wine bar in Springfield offers an inventive wine list and a menu of small plates that are perfect for sharing.

Behind the Design

Behind the Design

We’ve got spring on the mind here at 417 Magazine, and right now we’re gravitating toward anything that has to do with florals.

Dress Codé

Dress Codé

This Branson boutique is helping women look and feel their best and helping with more than just their closets.

Trending: Turquoise

Trending: Turquoise

Blues and greens dominate the spring 2017 color palette, bringing ocean vibes to our favorite jewelry lines.

Top it Off

Top it Off

It’s time to ditch heavy winter coats for a jacket. Local style experts share their tips for incorporating stylish, spring-suitable outerwear into your wardrobe.

Good Jeans

Good Jeans

Whether it’s patches, buttons, embroidery or interesting silhouettes, spring denim styles are anything but boring.

Best Dressed 2017

Best Dressed 2017

This year’s Best Dressed class started with nominations from readers like you. There are suits with sparks of personality, 1940s inspiration and plenty of eclectic style.

16 Great Trails

16 Great Trails

The Ozarks are a wonderland of trails, both hidden and super-accessible. All you have to do is get out there and enjoy them.

Seven Stops on an I-44 Road Trip

Seven Stops on an I-44 Road Trip

On your way to St. Louis for a Cardinals game, a concert or a weekend away with friends? Don’t rush through that drive down I-44. We found seven stops that will make the Route 66 journey as much...

Heroin Hits Home

Heroin Hits Home

Heroin use in Springfield has moved from being an almost nonexistent problem to a full-blown epidemic. We explore how this happened and take a look at the current battle in the Missouri Legislature.

5 Best Locally Made Camping Snacks

5 Best Locally Made Camping Snacks

As the days get warmer and the grass gets greener, we’re more and more eager to be outside—even long after the sun goes down. Whether you’re hitting up a campground with the kiddos or flying...

Opening Act

Opening Act

Silver Dollar City kicks off its 2017 season with a new festival that is packed with larger-than-life experiences. Grab the whole family and enjoy the excitement this spring at the Festival of...

A Thorny Issue

A Thorny Issue

Bradford pears might be pretty, but their effect on local landscapes has been decidedly less so. Find out why it’s worth avoiding the flowering trees and what attractive alternatives make sense...

Where the Wild Things Are

Where the Wild Things Are

Since joining Bass Pro Shops as senior director of conservation last August, Bob Ziehmer has had many irons in the fire, including the much-anticipated Wonders of Wildlife National Museum and...

Changing Lives

Changing Lives

Local author Siphiwe Baleka’s first book is a guide to fitness and good health—even if you have a job that keeps you seated more than moving around.

From Sole to Soul

From Sole to Soul

Dynamic Body’s mission is total body wellness, and it’s newest location in Springfield is designed to help clients achieve just that.

417 Magazine's Cutest Baby Winner 2017

417 Magazine's Cutest Baby Winner 2017

Say hello to Canaan Reed, the winner of 417 Magazine’s fourth annual Cutest Baby contest.

Yum of the Month: Jalea Mixta

Yum of the Month: Jalea Mixta

Try the Yum of the Month at Café Cusco.

Drink of the Month: Springtime Spritz

Drink of the Month: Springtime Spritz

Sip the Drink of the Month at Farmers Gastropub.